Decision Maker: Cabinet
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To award contracts for the supply of Gas and Electricity.
Exempt report of the Executive Director (Finance and Transformation) on the award of contract for Utilities Management.
(1) The Decision Taken
Cabinet noted the details set out in the exempt report and confirmed its decision, taken in Part I of the meeting, to enter into a Customer Access Agreement with Crown Commercial Services for a period of 4 years, with the supply commencing on 1 October 2024 and to sign supply contracts with EDF Energy Limited (EDF) and Total Energies Gas and Power Limited (Total).
(2) Reasons for the Decision
The current arrangement with Laser ends in September 2024. A decision is required well in advance of the supply period so that the purchasing organisation can start purchasing in advance.
Publication date: 09/03/2023
Date of decision: 07/03/2023
Decided at meeting: 07/03/2023 - Cabinet
Effective from: 17/03/2023